"Praying the Names of God
is a reader-friendly guidebook to the character of God as he reveals himself through his names."
-- Ruth Graham
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From the Back Cover
A twenty-six-week devotional study by the bestselling coauthor of Women of the Bible
Names in the ancient world did more than simply distinguish one person from another, they often conveyed the essential nature and character of a person. This is especially true when it comes to the names of God recorded in the Bible. Praying the Names of God explores the primary names and titles of God in the Old Testament to reveal the deeper meanings behind them.
El Shadday, Elohim, Adonay, Abba, El ElyonGod Almighty, Mighty Creator, Lord, Father, God Most Highthese are just a few of the names and titles of God that yield rich insights into his nature and character. Praying the Names of God shows readers how to study and pray Gods names by focusing each week on one of the primary names or titles of God.
Mondayreaders study a portion of Scripture that reveals the name. TuesdayThursdayreaders pray specific Scripture passages related to the name. Fridayreaders pray Scripture promises connected to the name.
By incorporating the divine names and titles into their prayersand learning about the biblical context in which the name was revealedreaders will gain a more intimate understanding of who God is and how he can be relied on in every circumstance of their lives.
Praying the Names of God is a unique devotional, one that offers a rich program of daily prayer and study designed to lead people into fresh encounters with the living God.
The book is also available as an Abridged Audio Pages® CD.